Living in the New Millennium: Houses at the Start of the 21st Century

Author(s): Phaidon Editors


Following on from the comprehensive book, the "Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century Architecture", "21st Century Houses" looks at the best residential houses built internationally since the turn of the millennium. This book offers an accessible overview of houses that have been built around the world by both established architects and new, emerging talents. Designed for a general readership, each project is given two double page spreads with a comprehensive selection of images of the exterior and interior, and an informative text about the building and its context. Projects featured will include Lotus House in Japan by Kengo Kuma, Villa NM in New York by UNStudio, Dragspel Huset in Sweden by 24 H-Architecture, and Slice House in Brazil by Procter-Rihl.


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Lotus House, Kengo Kuma & Associates; Baron House, John Pawson; Delta Shelter, Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen Architects; House O, Sou Fujimoto Architects; 2PartsHouse, BKK Architects; Holman House, Durbach Block Architects; Roof House, Tezuka Architects; St Andrews Beach House, Sean Godsell Architects; House Tower, Atelier Bow-Wow; Earth House, Stephen Jolson Architect; Du Plessis House, Marcio Kogan; Solar Umbrella House, Pugh + Scarpa Architects; House SH, NAP Architects; Villa NM, UNStudio; Rooftecture S House, Shuhei Endo Architect Institute; Yzerfontein House, Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects; Ship House, Katsuhiro Miyamoto & Associates; B20 House, Pk Arkitektar; Tolo House, Alvaro Leite Siza Vieira; Dragspel House, 24 H-architecture; Hill House, Johnston Marklee & Associates; Goodman House, Preston Scott Cohen; Ponce House, Mathias Klotz; Larrain House, Cecilia Puga Larrain; Bamboo Wall House, Kengo Kuma & Associates; Springtecture B House, Shuhei Endo Architect Institute; Mimetic House, Dominic Stevens Architects; Slice House, Procter-Rihl; House on the Coast, Aires Mateus; Fink House, Dietrich Untertrifaller Architeckten; House in Brione, Markus Wespi Jerome de Meuron architects; Ring House, Makoto Takei + Chie Nabeshima/TNA; Holiday House on the Rigi, Andreas Fuhrimann, Gabrielle Hachler Architekten;The Red House, Tony Fretton Architects; Father's House in Jade Mountains, MADA s.p.a.m.; House to Watch the Sunset, Not Vital; Maison E, Shigeru Ban Architects

General Fields

  • : 9780714855998
  • : Phaidon Press Ltd
  • : Phaidon Press Ltd
  • : November 2009
  • : 296mm X 259mm X 22mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Phaidon Editors
  • : Hardback
  • : 1
  • : 728.09051
  • : 151
  • : illustrations